Lot 85: Chinese carved rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17/18th century, Typical out-line, well carved beaded leaf rim over vine and berry latticePlatinum House
March 16, 2013
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Chinese carved rhinoceros horn libation cup
Typical out-line, well carved beaded leaf rim over vine and berry lattice carved handle, the body carved to show peony, blossoms and humming birds, comforming vine leaf carved to flat foot.
H: 3 inches, L: 5 1/2 inches
Property of a Philadelphia Family
Weight: 215 grams
Dry, leaf motif slightly chipped at handle
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